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Thursday, August 6, 2015, 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

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Topic:
Would you like to have more confidence developing new code, verifying the behavior of your new code faster, and running through many different scenarios at the push of a button? What if you could make changes and not worry about breaking existing behavior, and decrease the number of problems with code? Are you curious about unit testing but never had the chance to try it out? Or, have you had a bad experience with unit testing in the past? In this course, I’ll teach you how to have confidence in changing existing code and developing new code through a variety of techniques that center around effective automated testing. You’ll learn by following along with a real problem, with real constraints.

Speaker Bio:
Wes Higbee is passionate about helping companies achieve remarkable results with technology and software. He’s had extensive experience developing software and working with teams to improve how software is developed to meet business objectives. Wes launched Full City Tech to leverage his expertise to help companies delight customers. Although his primary focus is on outcomes, implementation often includes technical competency. Wes frequently speaks about impactful aspects of software development including effective automated testing, database delivery automation, distributed version control, refactoring, aesthetics of code, continuous integration, and continuous delivery. He speaks professionally to help organizations improve and volunteers at user groups, code camps, and community organizations. He’s a Pluralsight author. He writes extensively about both technical and non-technical aspects of software development. His written work includes articles featured on VeraSage, MSDN Magazine, InfoQ, and JetBrain’s TeamCity Blog. He’s been interviewed on The Businessology Show and Art of Value about how important value is in software development. And, he occasionally gets highly technical in a shared screencast or webinar.

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